Lizol Disinfectant Surface Cleaner-Proven to be effective against Covid -19 Virus

The release of the SARS-CoV-2 strain that causes Covid19, for testing purposes, RB commissioned independent laboratory tests with MICROBAC, a USA based internationally acclaimed laboratory, to assess the effectiveness of Lizol disinfectant surface cleaners against SARS-CoV-2 strain.  We are pleased to confirm for the Indian market, Lizol disinfectant surface cleaners (including all fragrance variants) has demonstrated effectiveness (>99.9% inactivation) against 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), SARS-CoV-2 when used undiluted i.e neat on non-porous surfaces with a contact time of 5 mins. Learn More

Improper use of Disinfectants

Due to recent speculation and social media activity, RB (the makers of Lysol and Dettol) has been asked whether internal administration of disinfectants may be appropriate for investigation or use as a treatment for coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2).

As a global leader in health and hygiene products, we must be clear that under no circumstance should our disinfectant products be administered into the human body (through injection, ingestion or any other route).  As with all products, our disinfectant and hygiene products should only be used as intended and in line with usage guidelines. Please read the label and safety information.

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